The EDION Group conducts community-based business activities through a network of stores tailored to the scale of each commercial zone. This network covers the entire country from Hokkaido in the north to Kyushu and Okinawa in the south. In 2010, we placed a particular focus on the consolidation of the revenue bases in individual regions, such as the expansion of market share in the region to the west of Chubu and the opening of small franchise stores in the Kinki region. The number of stores directly owned by our Group is 424 as of march 31, 2017. The number of franchise stores at the end of March 2017 was 761 and the total number of stores including directly managed stores was 1,185.

Major subsidiaries and affiliated companies

(as of March 31, 2017)
Company Name Location Main Business
3Q Co., Ltd. Fukui, Fukui The sale of electric home appliances
EDION COMMUNICATIONS Co., Ltd. Nakamura-ku, Nagoya The sale of mobile phones
EDION HOUSE SYSTEM Corporation Naka-ku, Hiroshima The sale of industrial solar energy power generation system all electrification / reformation enterprise
NWORK Corporation Chikusa-ku, Nagoya Operation and development of IT systems
E.R.Japan Corporation Naka-ku, Hiroshima The sale of information-machines-and-equipment reuse and home-electronics recycling
Fureai Channel Inc. (*) Naka-ku, Hiroshima Cable television broadcasting
Sanfrecce Hiroshima FC Co., Ltd. (*) Nishi-ku, Hiroshima Professional soccer team
Maruni Wood Industry Inc. (*) Hatsukaichi, Hiroshima Manufacturing and sale of furniture
* Equity method affiliates